Madison Bumgarner RUMORS & NEWS

  • Arrieta wants to join Bumgarner in Home Run Derby

    Chicago Sun-Times "Jake Arrieta pitched seven strong innings against the Braves on Saturday to win his first start since his only loss in nearly a year. But it wasn’t until he was asked about his hitting, and about Madison Bumgarner’s effort to crash the All-Star Home Run Derby that Arrieta seemed to get fired..." June 12

  • Madison Bumgarner not worried about hurting himself in Home Run Derby

    Larry Brown Sports "Madison Bumgarner says he is not too concerned about hurting himself in the Home Run Derby, which is the one deterrent that’s been cited as a reason to keep him out of the competition next month. Most baseball fans seemingly would love to watch Bumgarner become the first pitcher to participate..." June 07

  • Madison Bumgarner “would love” to be in the 2016 Home Run Derby

    Hardball Talk "Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner has hit 11 home runs since the start of the 2014 season, a span of 194 plate appearances. According to Baseball Reference, 197 position players have accumulated at least that many plate appearances since 2014 and have hit 11 or fewer home runs. Compared to other..." June 06

  • Bumgarner's HR numbers among MLB's best

    The Score "Madison Bumgarner goes deep as much as some of the best players in the game. While most National League teams put an automatic bunt sign for the pitcher's spot in the batting order, the San Francisco Giants have the luxury of letting Bumgarner swing away - and for good reason. Known as a..." June 03

  • Madison Bumgarner, Jason Heyward don't fight after misunderstanding

    CBS Sports "Let's just say that spring training is more than long enough. That seems like the only explanation for this one: In putting together the puzzle from multiple replays and what several parties told reporters after the game, here is what appeared to happen: Dexter Fowler was on second base..." March 25

  • Giants’ Bumgarner: Body feels fine, delivery does not

    San Francisco Chronicle "Madison Bumgarner called it a plus that his foot and rib cage felt better than he had predicted when he threw 60 pitches Saturday after missing a start. The minus? “My delivery was terrible,” he said after allowing five runs over 22/3 innings in Saturday’s 9-1 loss to the A’s. “It’s not..." March 20

  • Bumgarner expects to make next spring start

    MLB.com "Giants ace Madison Bumgarner is being as patient as he can be with left foot and rib-cage issues that scratched him from his last spring start, but he's hopeful he's on track to get back on the mound for his next scheduled start Saturday. Bumgarner threw on the side Wednesday and was slated for..." March 18

  • Giants’ Bumgarner to miss one or two starts with two ailments

    San Francisco Chronicle "Giants ace Madison Bumgarner will miss up to two starts with a pair of injuries that he says are minor. He has neuroma between the third and fourth joints in his left foot, which causes intermittent and considerable pain, and pain in his right ribcage just below the chest. Bumgarner got a..." March 13

  • Bumgarner knows massive contract will come 'in due time'

    CSN Bay Area "There was never any question, even after an offseason spending spree, that Madison Bumgarner would take the ball on Opening Day. At some point, the Giants will be faced with a similar no-brainer regarding their ace's contract. Bumgarner is the leader of the staff, but in an odd twist, he is now..." February 17

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    Alex Pavlovic @AlexPavlovic

    Bochy said Bumgarner will start opening day but you knew that already.